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The Strand Shopping Centre

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Big improvement. Shops have issues.

Now owned by Sports Direct. Downstairs is flannels. Upstairs is peacocks and sports direct and... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2018
Douglas, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Was really disapointed to see the strand in such a state.only a couple of shops open due to... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2017
Bradford, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average30%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible28%
13 Jul 2018
“Big improvement. Shops have issues.”
17 Aug 2017
“A New Lease of Life ”
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Strand Street, Douglas IM1 2ER
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Now owned by Sports Direct. Downstairs is flannels. Upstairs is peacocks and sports direct and peacocks. Went into Sports Direct, almost deserted. They’ve added a new floor level and internal lift. Several disinterested staff, no one on tills. Nearly walked out.

1  Thank johnwQ1928NJ
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

It is a little known fact that the Strand shopping center is under new ownership. This is a very exciting time for Douglas and the Island as a whole. The shopping center has been going through some dramatic changes as of late with a Sports...More

5  Thank Michael E
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Was really disapointed to see the strand in such a state.only a couple of shops open due to refurb.which didnt seem to be anyone working on it.feel this should of been closed to the public while under construction.dark and no ceiling.

1  Thank traceysunderland2017
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Sad to say but my return visit 6 months later and the new owner has made not an ounce of difference/improvement to the place. Same old shops clinging to life in a dirty run down old shack. Let's not mention the facilities, it would be...More

Thank Manx K
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stopped in this centre when I was visiting the Isle of Man. It does the purpose for the locals while it is a nice interior, it is let down by its restroom facilities especially when the gents didn't even have any toilet roll. The good...More

Thank Ultimatedaytrips
Reviewed 23 March 2016

The new owner really needs to get a grip of this place. It has been failing for some time now and is only kept going be three half decent big shops. If the larger shops decide to up and leave the place will end up...More

1  Thank Manx K
Reviewed 11 September 2015

I remember the excitement of this opening. Escalators and a glass sided lift. UK multiples. Since then its changed hands several times and is half empty. That's a shame.

1  Thank johnwQ1928NJ
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